The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 30 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 52 48 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.62% 3.86% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 4.83% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 44
Median daily rate £408 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £345 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £428 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £42.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +36.58%
Business Analysis
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
754 993 1019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.51% 79.82% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 575 594
Median daily rate £415 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 42
Median hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the Buckinghamshire region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Buckinghamshire region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +13 43 £400 +6.66% 6
High Wycombe - 3 £465 - 3
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 52 (41.94%) Finance
2 49 (39.52%) Banking
3 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (17.74%) Project Management
6 21 (16.94%) Oracle
6 21 (16.94%) PRINCE2
7 17 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (10.48%) Retail
8 13 (10.48%) Systems Analysis
9 12 (9.68%) Migration
10 11 (8.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (8.87%) User Stories
10 11 (8.87%) Data Analysis
10 11 (8.87%) SQL
11 10 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (8.06%) Waterfall
11 10 (8.06%) Big Data
12 9 (7.26%) Scrum
12 9 (7.26%) ERP
13 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
13 8 (6.45%) Change Management
13 8 (6.45%) QlikView
14 7 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (5.65%) SDLC
14 7 (5.65%) SAS
14 7 (5.65%) VB
14 7 (5.65%) Java
14 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
15 6 (4.84%) C#

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.65%) SAS
2 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) Documentum
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.03%) MS Office
3 4 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
1 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.06%) Big Data
1 10 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.45%) QlikView
3 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.84%) PowerCenter
5 5 (4.03%) PowerPivot
6 3 (2.42%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.61%) DB2
7 2 (1.61%) MySQL
7 2 (1.61%) OLAP
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 52 (41.94%) Finance
2 49 (39.52%) Banking
3 13 (10.48%) Retail
4 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.03%) Automotive
5 5 (4.03%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.42%) Marketing
6 3 (2.42%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.42%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (1.61%) Electronics
7 2 (1.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 81 (65.32%) Analyst
2 75 (60.48%) Business Analyst
3 24 (19.35%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.68%) Banking Business Analyst
5 11 (8.87%) Banking Analyst
6 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 10 (8.06%) Business Systems Analyst
6 10 (8.06%) Data Business Analyst
6 10 (8.06%) Financial Analyst
7 9 (7.26%) Banking Project Manager
7 9 (7.26%) Finance Business Analyst
7 9 (7.26%) IT Manager
7 9 (7.26%) IT Project Manager
8 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) Financial Business Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Service Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Process Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.61%) Web Services
1 2 (1.61%) XML
2 1 (0.81%) Java EE
2 1 (0.81%) JSP
2 1 (0.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.03%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) User Experience
4 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.81%) PDA
5 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (17.74%) Project Management
4 21 (16.94%) PRINCE2
5 17 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (10.48%) Systems Analysis
7 12 (9.68%) Migration
8 11 (8.87%) Data Analysis
8 11 (8.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (8.87%) User Stories
9 10 (8.06%) Waterfall
10 9 (7.26%) ERP
10 9 (7.26%) Scrum
11 8 (6.45%) Change Management
12 7 (5.65%) SDLC
12 7 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (4.03%) Data Migration
14 5 (4.03%) ITIL
14 5 (4.03%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.87%) SQL
2 7 (5.65%) Java
2 7 (5.65%) VB
3 6 (4.84%) C#
3 6 (4.84%) VBA
4 5 (4.03%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.61%) COBOL
6 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) ISEB
1 3 (2.42%) PMI Certification
1 3 (2.42%) PMP
1 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.61%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Control-M
2 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (16.94%) Oracle
2 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.84%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (4.03%) Teradata
4 5 (4.03%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.42%) Remedy
6 2 (1.61%) IFS
6 2 (1.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.81%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.81%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.81%) Informatica